How to Become a Better Writer or Marketer — 28 Books to the Rescue


Want to know how to become a better writer? The BuzzFarmers crew has a few suggestions if you’re looking for some inspiring books! If you work with the written word, you’ve probably considered how to become a better writer. Sure, you could take writing classes online or at your local community college, but there are easier ways […]

What Consumers Want from Digital Magazines

Today Mequoda released their annual Digital Magazine Market Study, a project that we’ve worked on with them for several years. The results from the study are meant to help magazine publishers determine where they should focus their goals when developing their digital magazines. For example, is it worth it to develop a digital replica—a simple PDF version […]

The Best Music to Listen to While Writing + a Few Writing Playlists


“The music is not in the notes, but in the silence between.”  – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart What research and Buzzfarmers have to say about the best music to listen to while writing One of my first memories of music is hearing the theme from the Pink Panther, by Henri Mancini. I’ve been a jazz aficionado ever […]

Where Have Amanda’s Hands Been?


Here’s a story on Creative Commons Images, and how they can make your hands famous… Recently I told you that using free images online might get you sued. Did I scare you? I didn’t mean to, but I understand if I made you nervous. I get nervous when I think about all the awesome company blogs […]

Meet One of the World’s Best Office Dogs, and Founder of the “Daily Growl”: Napa!

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During our weekly racquetball game, when I first asked Napa MacArthur-Hughes if I could interview him about his job at BuzzFarmers, he instructed me to make an appointment with our office manager, Mary, explaining that his responsibilities as housecarl and one of the world’s busiest office dogs are so demanding that he can’t keep track […]